Economic Education through Numismatics
  • 1854 $5 Agricultural Bank of Brownsville with WI overprints


    VG-F overprint of Racine and Lacrosse in Wisconsin

    CR A208, HA-TN-G10 , Garland 34 (R2-91-100 known)

    February 27 – Britain sends Russia an ultimatum to withdraw from two Romanian provinces it has conquered, Moldavia and Wallachia.

    March 27Crimean War: The United Kingdom declares war on Russia